"Now I believe that lovers should be draped in flowers and laid entwined together on a bed of clover and left there to sleep, left there to dream of their happiness."
"Happiness often sneaks in through a door you didn't know you left open."Conor Oberst on John Barrymore
"Happiness is not something ready made. It comes from your own actions."Conor Oberst on Dalai Lama
"Most folks are as happy as they make up their minds to be."Conor Oberst on Abraham Lincoln
"I am determined to be cheerful and happy in whatever situation I may find myself. For I have learned that the greater part of our misery or unhappiness is determined not by our circumstance but by our disposition."Conor Oberst on Martha Washington
"Happiness is when what you think, what you say, and what you do are in harmony."Conor Oberst on Mahatma Gandhi
"When everything is lonely I can be my best friend."
"If the world could remain within a frame like a painting on the wall, I think we'd see the beauty then and stand staring in awe."
"I've cried, and you'd think I'd be better for it, but the sadness just sleeps, and it stays in my spine the rest of my life."
"They say it's better to bury your sadness in a graveyard or garden that waits for the spring to wake from its sleep and burst into green."